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On 28 March in Asian history

1938-03-28 Reformed government establish

ON 28 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 28, 2019

1239: Death of Go-Toba, 82nd emperor of Japan (1183-1198), born on August 6, 1183
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Toba

1552: Death of Guru Angad Dev, 2nd Sikh guru
http://www.sikh-history.com/sikhhist/gurus/nanak2.html

1556: Origin of Fasli Era (India)
https://www.britannica.com/topic/Fasli-era

1613: Birth of Xiaozhuangwen, Grand Empress Dowager, Empress of Manchu, who died on January 27, 1688
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_Dowager_Xiaozhuang
https://xiaozhuangdowager.wordpress.com/bio/

 Xiaozhuang

1883: Battle of Gia Cuc, fought on 27 and 28 March 1883, a battle in the Tonkin campaign between the French and Vietnamese, during the period of undeclared hostilities that preceded the Sino-French War (August 1884–April 1885)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Gia_Cuc

1904: Japanese troops advance in Korea, defeat the Russians at Chengiu, and capture the town

1905: Death of Chinese diplomat and poet Huang Zunxian, bor, on May 29, 1848
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huang_Zunxian

1930: Death of Kanzo Uchimura, Japanese writer, born on March 26, 1861
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6201059&pt=Kanzo%20Uchimura

1938: Establisment in Nanjing of the pro-Japanese Reformed Government of the Republic of China controlling the three provinces of Jiangsu, Zhejian and Anhui
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reformed_Government_of_the_Republic_of_China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liang_Hongzhi

1938-03-28 Reformed government establish

1941: Death of Kavasji Jamshedji Petigara, Indian Police Commissioner, born on November 24, 1877
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khan_Bahadur_Cowasji_Petigara

1945 : Birth of Rodrigo Duterte, president of the Philippines
http://www.biography.com/people/rodrigo-duterte-102616

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q1CsWVujGTQ

1948: Birth of Kang Jae-sup, South Korean politician, former chairman of the Grand National Party 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kang_Jae-seop

1948: The Burma Communist Party White Flag faction, led by Thakin Than Tun, launches a general insurrection in the  region of Pegu which is crushed in December
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thakin_Than_Tun

Thakin Than Tun

1951: During the First Indochina War, end of the Battle of Mao Khe. The French Union forces, led by General de Lattre de Tassigny, inflict a defeat on Việt Minh forces commanded by General Võ Nguyên Giap
http://parallelnarratives.com/battle-of-mao-khe-march-23-28-1951/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_M%E1%BA%A1o_Kh%C3%AA

1951-03-28 Battle of Mao Khe

1959: The Chinese Communist Party announced the dissolution of the existing local government in Tibet – following the Dalai Lama’s escape a few days’ beforehand

1960: Pope John XXIII appoints Peter Tatsuo Doi and Rufino Jiao Santos the first Japanese and Filipino cardinals
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26615889
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=124258240

1967: U Thant, United Nations General Secretary, suggests a general truce in Vietnam. USA agree

1972: Birth of Eby J. Jose, Indian Journalist and Human Rights Activist
http://personalities.jeevan4u.com/ebyjjose/
http://ebyjjose.com/profile

1978: Birth of Nafisa Joseph, Miss India Universe (1997) who will commit suicide on July 29, 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nafisa_Joseph

 

1979: Birth of Park Chae-rim, South Korean actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Park_Chae-rim
http://www.intobox.com/kstarzone/chae_rim.php

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpnmqYptw7s&feature=fvwrel

1986: Extremist Sikhs kill 13 Hindus in Ludhiana, India

1997: Southeast Asian Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone, signed on December 15, 1995, enters in force
http://www.fas.org/nuke/control/seanwfz/text/asean.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Bangkok

2001: China publishes the results of its December 2000 census. At that time China had 1,265 million inhabitants
http://www.prb.org/Publications/Articles/2001/DissectingChinas2000Census.aspx
http://chineseposters.net/themes/census-2000.php

2001: Xanana Gusmao resigns of the presidency of the National Council of East-Timor (transitional parliament) and is replaced by Ramos Horta

2005: The 2005 Sumatran earthquake rocks Indonesia, and at magnitude 8.7 is the second strongest earthquake since 1960
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2005_Sumatran_earthquake

2006: Death of Vethathiri Maharishi, Indian Philosopher, born on August 14, 1911
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vethathiri_Maharishi

2009: China celebrates the first “Serfs Emancipation Day”
http://www.china.org.cn/government/local_governments/2009-01/19/content_17151440.htm
http://en.people.cn/90001/90776/90785/6624769.html

2010: Talks between Abhisit Vejjajiva, the Thai prime minister, and leaders of the anti-government « red shirt » protesters have ended without an agreement on how to solve the country’s political crisis
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8591373.stm 

2012: The US suspend food aid to North Korea because Pyongyang has broken its promise to refrain from missile launches and cannot be trusted to deliver the aid to those who need it
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/03/201232818813416452.html

2014: The UN Security Council condemns North Korea’s launch of two ballistic missiles and says it was considering an « appropriate response »
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-26780542
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/americas/2014/03/un-condemns-n-korea-missile-launch-201432801813371104.html

2014: More than a dozen Hong Kong democracy activists, including five lawmakers, said they were starting a hunger strike as they step up their campaign for universal suffrage

2014: China’s defense ministry urges the United States to stop selling arms to Taiwan and to take action to safeguard Sino-US relations

2016: Japan’s new security laws takes effect enabling its troops to fight overseas for the first time since the second world war in a landmark defence policy shift in a country with a war-renouncing constitution
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/east-asia/article/1931393/tokyos-new-self-defence-laws-take-effect-allowing-japan-fight

2016: Bangladesh’s High Court rejects a 28-year-old petition calling for the removal of a constitutional provision recognising Islam as the official religion of the Muslim-majority South Asian nation.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/03/bangladesh-court-upholds-islam-religion-state-160328112919301.html

2018: Aung San Suu Kyi loyalist Win Myint elected Myanmar president
https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/myanmar-president-win-myint-aung-san-suu-kyi-ally-10083324
https://www.irrawaddy.com/news/burma/parliament-elects-ex-house-speaker-myanmars-next-president.html
https://www.chinadailyasia.com/articles/22/67/11/1522249345942.html


Holidays and Observances

China : Serfs Emancipation Day in Tibet

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 28 March in Asian history

1951-03-28 Battle of Mao Khe

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 28 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 28, 2019

1883: Battle of Gia Cuc, fought on 27 and 28 March 1883, a battle in the Tonkin campaign between the French and Vietnamese, during the period of undeclared hostilities that preceded the Sino-French War (August 1884–April 1885)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Gia_Cuc

1904: Japanese troops advance in Korea, defeat the Russians at Chengiu, and capture the town

1938: Establisment in Nanjing of the pro-Japanese Reformed Government of the Republic of China controlling the three provinces of Jiangsu, Zhejian and Anhui
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reformed_Government_of_the_Republic_of_China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liang_Hongzhi

1938-03-28 Reformed government establish

1948: The Burma Communist Party White Flag faction, led by Thakin Than Tun, launches a general insurrection in the  region of Pegu which is crushed in December
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thakin_Than_Tun

Thakin Than Tun

1951: During the First Indochina War, end of the Battle of Mao Khe. The French Union forces, led by General de Lattre de Tassigny, inflict a defeat on Việt Minh forces commanded by General Võ Nguyên Giap
http://parallelnarratives.com/battle-of-mao-khe-march-23-28-1951/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_M%E1%BA%A1o_Kh%C3%AA

1951-03-28 Battle of Mao Khe

1967: U Thant, United Nations General Secretary, suggests a general truce in Vietnam. USA agree

1997: Southeast Asian Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone, signed on December 15, 1995, enters in force
http://www.fas.org/nuke/control/seanwfz/text/asean.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Bangkok

2012: The US suspend food aid to North Korea because Pyongyang has broken its promise to refrain from missile launches and cannot be trusted to deliver the aid to those who need it
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/03/201232818813416452.html

2014: The UN Security Council condemns North Korea’s launch of two ballistic missiles and says it was considering an « appropriate response »
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-26780542
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/americas/2014/03/un-condemns-n-korea-missile-launch-201432801813371104.html

2014: China’s defense ministry urges the United States to stop selling arms to Taiwan and to take action to safeguard Sino-US relations

2016: Japan’s new security laws takes effect enabling its troops to fight overseas for the first time since the second world war in a landmark defence policy shift in a country with a war-renouncing constitution
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/east-asia/article/1931393/tokyos-new-self-defence-laws-take-effect-allowing-japan-fight

 

On 28 March in South Asian history

ON 28 MARCH IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “On (date + month) in South Asian history”

Updated on March 28, 2019

1552: Death of Guru Angad Dev, 2nd Sikh guru
http://www.sikh-history.com/sikhhist/gurus/nanak2.html

1556: Origin of Fasli Era (India)
https://www.britannica.com/topic/Fasli-era

1941: Death of Kavasji Jamshedji Petigara, Indian Police Commissioner, born on November 24, 1877
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khan_Bahadur_Cowasji_Petigara

1972: Birth of Eby J. Jose, Indian Journalist and Human Rights Activist
http://personalities.jeevan4u.com/ebyjjose/
http://ebyjjose.com/profile

1978: Birth of Nafisa Joseph, Miss India Universe (1997) who will commit suicide on July 29, 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nafisa_Joseph

 

1980: Birth of Chitrangada Singh, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chitrangada_Singh

1982: Birth of Sonia Agarwal, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonia_Agarwal

1986: Extremist Sikhs kill 13 Hindus in Ludhiana, India

2006: Death of Vethathiri Maharishi, Indian Philosopher, born on August 14, 1911
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vethathiri_Maharishi

2016: Bangladesh’s High Court rejects a 28-year-old petition calling for the removal of a constitutional provision recognising Islam as the official religion of the Muslim-majority South Asian nation.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/03/bangladesh-court-upholds-islam-religion-state-160328112919301.html

 

On 28 March in Southeast Asian history

1951-03-28 Battle of Mao Khe

ON 28 MARCH IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “On (date + month) in Southeast Asian history”

Updated on March 28, 2019

 1883: Battle of Gia Cuc, fought on 27 and 28 March 1883, a battle in the Tonkin campaign between the French and Vietnamese, during the period of undeclared hostilities that preceded the Sino-French War (August 1884–April 1885)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Gia_Cuc

1945 : Birth of Rodrigo Duterte, president of the Philippines
http://www.biography.com/people/rodrigo-duterte-102616

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q1CsWVujGTQ

1948: The Burma Communist Party White Flag faction, led by Thakin Than Tun, launches a general insurrection in the  region of Pegu which is crushed in December
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thakin_Than_Tun

Thakin Than Tun

1951: During the First Indochina War, end of the Battle of Mao Khe. The French Union forces, led by General de Lattre de Tassigny, inflict a defeat on Việt Minh forces commanded by General Võ Nguyên Giap
http://parallelnarratives.com/battle-of-mao-khe-march-23-28-1951/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_M%E1%BA%A1o_Kh%C3%AA

1951-03-28 Battle of Mao Khe

1960: Pope John XXIII appoints Rufino Jiao Santos the first Filipino cardinal
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26615889

1967: U Thant, United Nations General Secretary, suggests a general truce in Vietnam. USA agree

1997: Southeast Asian Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone, signed on December 15, 1995, enters in force
http://www.fas.org/nuke/control/seanwfz/text/asean.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Bangkok

2001: Xanana Gusmao resigns of the presidency of the National Council of East-Timor (transitional parliament) and is replaced by Ramos Horta

2005: The 2005 Sumatran earthquake rocks Indonesia, and at magnitude 8.7 is the second strongest earthquake since 1960
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2005_Sumatran_earthquake

2010: Talks between Abhisit Vejjajiva, the Thai prime minister, and leaders of the anti-government « red shirt » protesters have ended without an agreement on how to solve the country’s political crisis
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8591373.stm                                                                                                      http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/03/2010328131215701891.html

2018: Aung San Suu Kyi loyalist Win Myint elected Myanmar president
https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/myanmar-president-win-myint-aung-san-suu-kyi-ally-10083324
https://www.irrawaddy.com/news/burma/parliament-elects-ex-house-speaker-myanmars-next-president.html
https://www.chinadailyasia.com/articles/22/67/11/1522249345942.html

 

On 28 March in Japan’s history

ON 28 MARCH IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on March 28, 2019

1239: Death of Go-Toba, 82nd emperor of Japan (1183-1198), born on August 6, 1183
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Toba

1904: Japanese troops advance in Korea, defeat the Russians at Chengiu, and capture the town

1930: Death of Kanzo Uchimura, Japanese writer, born on March 26, 1861
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6201059&pt=Kanzo%20Uchimura

1938: Establisment in Nanjing of the pro-Japanese Reformed Government of the Republic of China controlling the three provinces of Jiangsu, Zhejian and Anhui
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reformed_Government_of_the_Republic_of_China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liang_Hongzhi

1938-03-28 Reformed government establish

1960: Pope John XXIII appoints Peter Tatsuo Doi and Rufino Jiao Santos the first Japanese and Filipino cardinals
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26615889
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=124258240

2016: Japan’s new security laws takes effect enabling its troops to fight overseas for the first time since the second world war in a landmark defence policy shift in a country with a war-renouncing constitution
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/east-asia/article/1931393/tokyos-new-self-defence-laws-take-effect-allowing-japan-fight

 

On 28 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1938-03-28 Reformed government establish

ON 28 MARCH IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on March 28, 2019

1613: Birth of Xiaozhuangwen, Grand Empress Dowager, Empress of Manchu, who died on January 27, 1688
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_Dowager_Xiaozhuang
https://xiaozhuangdowager.wordpress.com/bio/
 Xiaozhuang

1883: Battle of Gia Cuc, fought on 27 and 28 March 1883, a battle in the Tonkin campaign between the French and Vietnamese, during the period of undeclared hostilities that preceded the Sino-French War (August 1884–April 1885)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Gia_Cuc

1905: Death of Chinese diplomat and poet Huang Zunxian, born on May 29, 1848
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huang_Zunxian

1938: Establisment in Nanjing of the pro-Japanese Reformed Government of the Republic of China controlling the three provinces of Jiangsu, Zhejian and Anhui
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reformed_Government_of_the_Republic_of_China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liang_Hongzhi

1938-03-28 Reformed government establish

1959: The Chinese Communist Party announced the dissolution of the existing local government in Tibet – following the Dalai Lama’s escape a few days’ beforehand

2001: China publishes the results of its December 2000 census. At that time China had 1,265 million inhabitants
http://www.prb.org/Publications/Articles/2001/DissectingChinas2000Census.aspx
http://chineseposters.net/themes/census-2000.php

2009: China celebrates the first “Serfs Emancipation Day”
http://www.china.org.cn/government/local_governments/2009-01/19/content_17151440.htm
http://en.people.cn/90001/90776/90785/6624769.html

2014: More than a dozen Hong Kong democracy activists, including five lawmakers, said they were starting a hunger strike as they step up their campaign for universal suffrage

2014: China’s defense ministry urges the United States to stop selling arms to Taiwan and to take action to safeguard Sino-US relations

 

Holidays and Observances

China : Serfs Emancipation Day in Tibet